Karnataka approves AICTE scales in private aided engineering colleges
Karnataka cabinet approved implementation of 6th Pay Commission recommendations for the teaching staff of the private-aided engineering colleges.
Briefing newsmen after a cabinet meeting here, Karnataka Minister for Higher Education Dr V S Acharya said the implementation would benefit teaching staff in 19 such colleges in the state. This would result in a burden of Rs 79 crore per year on the exchequer.
He said the new pay scales would be paid with effect from April 1, 2006, as per the AICTE guidelines.
Source : UNI